The Jobs Plus Job Developer is a grant funded position that is responsible for working with employers and residents to create connections and identify employment opportunities for residents in the DHA Jobs Plus Initiative. It is imperative that this position be filled by an individual with the ability to communicate with and motivate individuals from diverse social statuses, backgrounds, and industries. These tasks are to be performed at a level that supports the Agency’s efforts to achieve the highest rating on HUD’s evaluation systems. The duties listed are illustrative of the various types of work that may be performed. The omission of specific statements regarding duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related, or a logical assignment in association with this position. Requires a Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university in Workforce Development, Human Resources, Business, Social Work, or other closely related field and at least two (2) years of progressively responsible experience in workforce development, staffing, recruiting, employment counseling, social services, or marketing/sales. Grant experience preferred.
If interested please apply online at http://www.durhamhousingauthority.org/careers/open-positions/424/